7:45am Carlos Gutierrez, Former Commerce Secretary, George W. Bush Administration, 2005-09 and Romney Campaign, Hispanic Steering Committee Chairman
Topic: A look at how the Republican Party should reach out to Hispanic voters following the 2012 elections and after Pres. Obama’s reelection and decisive win among Hispanics. We’ll also discuss immigration policy and efforts to achieve an agreement on the issue in the next Congress.
8:30am Justin Ruben, MoveOn.org, Executive Director
Topic: A look at the policy agenda and political goals of the liberal and progressive movement following the President Obama’s reelection, and Democratic gains in the House and Senate.
9:15am Damien Ma, Eurasia Group, China Analyst
Topic: Guest will discuss the impact of new leadership in China on US-Sino relations. Guest will also discuss the President’s trip to Asia (Sat-Tues) and the Obama administration’s second term focus on the Pacific Rim.